Category Archives: Reviews

Review: The Minstrel in the Tower E-Guide from Progeny Press

Progeny Press makes it easy to study a book with their The Minstrel in the Tower E-Guide. One useful thing I immediately liked about the study guide is that it provides background information that is actually important to the story. … Continue reading

Review: Forbrain

I was thrilled when Forbrain – Sound For Life LTD sent me a package with their bone conduction headset! My hope was that this would really help Boobear with his speech. Provided he would tolerate using it of course. Thankfully … Continue reading

Review: Hey Mama! Print Schoolhouse Planner 2016-2017

As part of the Review Crew, I received the Hey Mama! Print Schoolhouse Planner 2016-2017 from The Old Schoolhouse. I’m ready to get started planning now! This spiral-bound planner is 192 pages long. It has pretty much everything that you … Continue reading

Review: Essential Skills Advantage

For the past few weeks, Boobear has been practicing his math and reading skills with the Complete Home Learning Suite from Essentials Skills Advantage. While he loves math, he needs practice learning his facts and from different angles to make … Continue reading

Review: Sunya Publishing – Adding & Subtracting Game

To help Boobear learn his addition facts, we’ve been playing a game from Sunya Publishing called Sunya – The Magic and Wonder of Math and Science Adding & Subtracting. This is a new product that isn’t available to the public … Continue reading

Review: Artistic Pursuits

We recently got the chance to review the K-3 Book One elementary art program from ARTistic Pursuits Inc. I decided to review the program because Boobear dearly loves art, and I, frankly, can use all the help I can get … Continue reading

Review: GREEMU

Lately we’ve been enjoying using GREEMU, a vegan alternative to emu oil by Devonian. GREEMU is an all-nature, plant-based oil that was developed after two years of research to be a green alternative to emu oil. This beauty oil captures … Continue reading

Review: A+ Interactive Math – Math Mini-Courses

Recently Boobear has been working with Math Mini-Courses from A+ Interactive Math. The mini-courses that I chose from him are Place Value and Number Combinations and Tables, Charts, and Graphs. About the Program A+ Interactive Math is an online program … Continue reading

Review: Read, Write & Type

Lately Boobear has been having a lot of fun using Read, Write & Type from Talking Fingers Inc. He’s been greatly enjoying learning how to to type with this program. He even requests to use it outside of class time … Continue reading

Review: Homeschool Copywork

We received a Lifetime Membership to Homeschool Copywork as part of the Schoolhouse Review Crew. This allows us to download a wide variety of copywork and notebooking pages. What is Copywork? When you hear the term “copywork” you might think … Continue reading

Review: StoryTime Treasures from Memoria Press

As part of the Schoolhouse Review Crew, I was given the chance to review StoryTime Treasures Student Guide and Answer Key from Memoria Press. I’ve been wanting to take a good look at this program for a while, so I … Continue reading

Review: Logic of English Essentials 2nd Edition

Over the last few weeks, Boobear and I have been working through Essentials 2nd edition from Logic of English. I have one thing to say: I. Am. In. Love. What It Is Essentials is a complete program that is multi-level … Continue reading

Review: Rainforest Journey by EdTechLens

As part of the Schoolhouse Review Crew, we were given the opportunity to review Rainforest Journey by EdTechLens. We received a year-long subscription to the program for 1st grade. Who is EdTechLens? EdTechLens is a science curriculum for grades K … Continue reading